Careers & Internships

The Career Development Center

The objective of the SJC Career Development Center mirrors the overall mission of the College: To form graduates who are competent professionals, capable of assuming leadership roles in the world, who will embody Gospel values in their personal lives and professional careers.

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Get the edge in your career

A person's professional life in the 21st century will most likely include multiple career and job changes. In an ever-changing career landscape, there are a few things an individual can control: their accomplishments and ability to convey stories of success. Our services help SJC students and alumni get an edge by helping them to effectively express accomplishments.

Career Center visits increase likelihood of job offers

According to a recent survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, there is a connection between student use of career center programming and job offers.

  • Students who used the career center four or more times a semester were more likely to have job offers than those who used it once a semester.
  • There was a difference in median salary of more than $5,700 between students from the Class of 2010 who never went to career services ($35,978) and those who went four or more times per semester ($41,714).

Contact Information

Jessica ChapmanContact Director of Career Development Jessica Chapman at or 219.866.6315.



The Career Development Center is open 8:00 am- 4:30 pm (CT) weekdays. If you need to make an appointment outside the stated hours, please contact the office at 219.866.6116 or The office is located on the 2nd floor of Halleck Student Center above the College Store.

"Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself."              - Leo Tolstoy

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